Outstanding in the personal development, behaviour and welfare of our children. (Ofsted report 2015)

Kennford Playbox

Where play begins and learning is fun!


Kennford Playbox is an early years preschool for 2-4 year olds, in a modern, purpose built building just outside Exeter.


A registered charity overseen by a volunteer parent led committee, Playbox has a dedicated team to help your child thrive by learning and developing through play.


Recently rated 'Good' by Ofsted, staff support children in their learning journey through wide ranging activities including role-play, nature trails, block building soft play and arts and crafts. There is free flow access across both the indoor and outdoor curriculum activities.


Playbox also supplements its high quality educational programme with external support including Monkey Music and an Easter chick hatching project.


Sessions run Monday to Friday 9.15am-12.45pm and 12.45pm to 3.15pm


In addition Playbox offers:


  • Breakfast club from 8.30am Monday to Friday
  • Holiday club during the summer holidays
  • The opportunity to follows your child's development and learning through their online journal via your mobile phone or tablet.
  • We accept 2gether funding and Early Years entitlement funding as well as employer childcare vouchers.
  • Easy access to the M5 and A38 with dedicated free parking








Register now

There are spaces available so please get in touch to arrange a visit.


We are able to accept 2Gether funding and Early Years Entitlement funded by Devon County Council.



If you want to secure your child's place, please complete and reutrn the registration form.


Welcome Booklet












Nursery of the Year 2009

Read about the us winning Nursery of Year 2009.


Ofsted Report

Read our 2015 Ofsted Report.


Dawlish Learning Partnership








Kennford Playbox, The Kenn Centre, Kennford, Exeter, Devon, EX6 7UE


Contact Us

Email: info@kennfordplaybox.co.uk

Telephone: 01392 833488


Other Information

Charity Number: 1034100

Ofsted Number: EY366991